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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 9, 1791 Invoice of Pay and Pensions for Invalids Henry Knox James Tilton The letter provides a list of pay and pensions due to military invalids in Delaware, with notation of those who have moved or are deceased. The second page concludes with an order to pay the pensions out of treasury funds.
April 6, 1799 Requests Information about Musket Contract for Mr. Evans Samuel Hodgdon Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Received ultimate letter from Mr. Evans, who has worked for years making Charlottesville muskets for the U.S. Acknowledges his quality work. Inquires whether another pattern of musket is to be delivered, but states that alteration may not be necessary.
May 29, 1798 Requests Appointment as a Navy Surgeon Thomas Reynolds Thomas Evans Reynolds wants to obtain a place as a surgeon on board one of the armed ships of the United States. Even though he is not personally acquainted with Thomas Evans, he has been recommended by gentlemen who know Evans who will attest to his qualifications as a surgeon. Enclosed is a letter from Doctor Griff.
July 9, 1794 Deposition of Charles Evans [not available] Unknown Recipient Detailed travel itinerary of Charles Evans after his capture and release by Indians. Evans also reported British troops building a fort to insight Indians to violence.
October 31, 1792 Account of Edward Evans Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Edward Evans, late private in the 4th Maryland Regiment.
January 30, 1792 Warrant to Pay Pensioners signed by Henry Knox. Henry Knox James Tilton This is another letter authorizing the $996 payment of pensions to military invalids between September 5th, 1791 and March 4th, 1792.
July 29, 1797 Delivery of Musket Barrels James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver musket barrels to Owen Evans.
May 25, 1799 Pay to Evans for purpose of joining Captain Bishop’s Company, Winchester Virginia David Evans William Simmons Evans makes $100 payment to Mr. Murdoch MacKenzie at Fayetteville.
May 27, 1799 Citation Only David Evans William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Evans, 06/20/1799.
May 25, 1799 Lieutenant Evans notification of draw on pay for purpose of joining Captain Bishop’s Company, Winchester Virginia David Evans William Simmons From Fayetteville, agreeably to Secretary of War orders, Evans will join Captain Bishop's company at Winchester Virginia. He draws $100 to better equip himself on account of his pay.
June 20, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Evans Simmons informs Evans that his draft was paid in favor of Mr. McKinsey.
November 7, 1794 Southwest Indian relations General James Robertson William Blount General James Robertson tells Governor William Blount of Southwest Territory that he does not believe that any enemy Indians are in or around settlements, although some have taken off with horses. His son, Jonathan, had his horse stolen. According to the Chickasaws, the Indians lately on the borders of the white settlements have been Creeks.
July 12, 1794 Outfitting Charles Evans, Former Captive John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to provide Charles Evans, a soldier lately returned from captivity, with the necessary clothing to make him feel decent and comfortable and with a horse, saddle, and bridle so that he may go to Pittsburgh with Cols. Mentges and Reynolds.
June 7, 1798 Recommendations of Mr. Reynolds & Mr. Purdie Thomas Evans James McHenry Enclosed are letters to Evans soliciting his agency in obtaining appointments as surgeons. Mr. Reynods and Mr. Purdie are not known to him but the gentleman who recommended them are regarded with perfect respect.
April 6, 1799 Contract between Wolcott and Evans for fabricating muskets for the United States Oliver Wolcott, Jr. [not available] Articles of agreement between Wolcott and Owen Evans of Providence Township Pennsylvania for the manufacture of 1000 stands of muskets complete with bayonets and ramrods to be delivered at Philadelphia.
August 7, 1799 Cited Document David Evans William Simmons Cited letter or document; cited in Simmons to Evans, 08/15/1799.
August 8, 1799 Cited Document David Evans William Simmons Cited letter or document; cited in Simmons to Evans, 08/15/1799.
January 2, 1797 Request for Gun Barrels to Be Delivered to Musket Maker James McHenry John Harris Request that 100 gun barrels be delivered to Owen Evans, musket contractor.
March 16, 1795 Horse Furnished During the Whiskey Rebellion G. Evans Samuel Hodgdon Evans asks Hodgdon about an account rendered by George Allen. This account concerns a horse furnished during the Whiskey Rebellion, and Evans asks if the horse has been paid for, assuming this is the same claim.
November 26, 1794 Service of Joseph Evans Isum Joseph Howell Francis Preston Enclosed is the evidence of Joseph Evans Isum's service as it appears in the Accountant's Office records.
August 15, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Evans Simmons informs Evans that Capt. Bishop's pay and muster rolls have been forwarded to the Paymaster General.
June 4, 1798 Recommendations for Tufts, Reynolds, and Wharton Thomas Evans James McHenry Evans recommends the following gentlemen for the designated appointments in the Navy: Obijah Tufts - Surgeoncy: Thomas Reynolds - Surgeoncy; Franklin Wharton - Lieutenant of Marines.
November 8, 1794 Requests Information about Anchor Dimensions Tench Coxe Henry Knox Note about dimensions of anchors according to Captain Evans. Requests information for contractors Mr. Scott and Mr. Ernest.
November 15, 1785 Inquiries regarding accounts Richard Humpton Joseph Howell Inquiries regarding accounts of Captain Robert Patten, Edward Evans, and James Smith.
October 19, 1787 Usefulness of intercepted letters Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Intercepted letters of Hamilton and Benton, which are with council, might be useful at Wyoming. Asks that they be forwarded by way of Mr. Evans. Discusses pursuit of Jno. Scott and George